Department and Event Parking

Submitting an Event Request

If you're hosting an event in which you expect many attendees to drive, or are planning a guest speaker that you'd like to reserve parking for, we can help! All event requests must be submitted with at least 48 hours notice. If you're not affiliated with PSU, please email parking@pdx.edu to discuss options available to you. 

Department Requests

Please note that our request process has recently changed: Follow the link below and log into your PSU parking account with your ODIN login credentials. Scroll down to the "Department Event Request" link to submit the request.

Department and Event Parking Options

If you'd like to pay for parking for your guests and you're affiliated with PSU, here are a few options for reservations and payment:

Coupon Code Parking

  • Coupon code provided for your guest(s), which can be entered at any PSU meter
  • Coupon code can be valid for one day, multiple days, or the whole year
  • Billing is based on actual number of code entries used

Loading Zone Permits

  • Loading Zone permits are available upon request free of charge and are valid for 30 minutes in requested locations. Locations available are limited to general or restricted areas.

Guest List Parking

  • Provide a list of attendees that will be given to the parking attendant at the location of your choice
  • Billing is based on number of permits issued
  • Available in locations in which an attendant will be on duty at the time guest arrives

Scratchoff Permits

  • Scratchoff permits can be given to guests in advance
  • Guests are required to scratch off the date the permit is being used and place it in vehicle
  • Scratchoff permits cannot be issued from the parking kiosk, and must be distributed to your guests before they arrive

By Invitation

  • Billing is based on number of permits issued
  • Available in locations in which an attendant will be on duty at the time guest arrives
  • Allow parking attendant to issue complimentary permits to individuals who arrive with event invitation or state they are attending the event

Custom Permits

  • Custom parking permit which you can be distributed to your guest(s)
  • Billing is based on number of permits issued